Laura Shanks,
D.C. & Baltimore NCS

VP, Commercial Underwriter   |  
Commercial Underwriting
Baltimore, MD


Laura Shanks joined our Maryland team as a Vice President and Commercial Underwriter in 2015. Previously, she spent over 30 years as a manager and co-owner of Home Title Company, Inc., a local commercial and residential title company. There Laura managed day to day operations, examined titles and closed a wide variety of real estate transactions.

It has been a great experience working with my new friends on the Chicago Team. The level of expertise that this Team brings to the table has been a great asset to my existing clients and new clients that we service.

Laura brings many years of experience in managing and closing all types of commercial real estate transactions including governmental, tax credit and defeasance loans; purchase and development transactions on numerous large development projects throughout Maryland and Virginia involving mixed-use, senior housing, apartment complexes, big box shopping centers, colleges, office buildings, and stadiums.